On Thursday the state government released the merit list for MBBS & BDS admission. Total of 28,067 students, who had applied for government quota seats, 25,417-10, 473 boys, 7,593 girls and a transgender- are eligible to take part in the counselling.
Health Minister C. Vijayabaskar released the merit lists for government quota seats and management quota seats.
With a NEET score of 676, K. Keerthana has topped the list followed by R. Raj Chendur Abhishek (NEET score of 656) in the second rank and R. Praveen (NEEt score of 650) in the third rank. Among the top 10 rank holders, 4 students are from Chennai, while the remaining are from districts.
The first phase of counselling will commence on July 1 for special category students like sportspersons, children of ex-servicemen & physically challenged candidates. It will go on till July 10.
Vijaybaskar said that they have increased the number of seats for sports category & children of ex-servicemen, while 5% of seats have been reserved for physically challenged candidates.
The official will release the merit list on the official website: www.tnmedicalselection.org
They have released the merit list on www.thhealth.org